The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 36 41 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing BGP 5 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.44% 3.24% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 14.75% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
BGP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 61 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.54% 21.94% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 61
Median salary £52,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region.

BGP Salary Trend in Bedford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for BGP.

1 25 (100.00%) LAN
1 25 (100.00%) WAN
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 25 (100.00%) OSPF
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 25 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 24 (96.00%) TCP/IP
3 23 (92.00%) Firewall
3 23 (92.00%) Wireshark
3 23 (92.00%) Network Security
3 23 (92.00%) tcpdump
4 22 (88.00%) Presales
4 22 (88.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (84.00%) CCDP
6 18 (72.00%) Network Management
6 18 (72.00%) Load Balancing
7 17 (68.00%) F5
7 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (68.00%) MS Visio
8 12 (48.00%) CCSA
8 12 (48.00%) CCSE
9 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
9 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (28.00%) Driving Licence
10 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (16.00%) Web Filtering

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 25 (100.00%) LAN
1 25 (100.00%) OSPF
1 25 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 25 (100.00%) WAN
2 24 (96.00%) TCP/IP
3 23 (92.00%) Firewall
3 23 (92.00%) Network Security
3 23 (92.00%) tcpdump
3 23 (92.00%) Wireshark
4 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
5 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Consultant
1 21 (84.00%) Network Consultant
2 14 (56.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 14 (56.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Check Point Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 22 (88.00%) Presales
2 18 (72.00%) Load Balancing
2 18 (72.00%) Network Management
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (16.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) CCDP
3 12 (48.00%) CCSA
3 12 (48.00%) CCSE
4 4 (16.00%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) F5
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) CA